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Girls’ Track Returns to the Blue Oval

Girls’ Track Returns to the Blue Oval

Ashley Wendt

May 22, 2018


Filed under Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Take back the track: that was the motto for the girls' track team this season and that's exactly what they did. Senior Jessica Hartwig, junior Taylor Hansen, and freshmen Alyssa Derby, Haley Rasmussen and Taylor McCreedy were the five participants at State track this year on the girls' side, qualifying...

Trojan Runners Make History at State Track

Trojan Runners Make History at State Track

Ashley Wendt

May 21, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Girls' Track, School News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Five broken records, five State champions, eight medal earning times and a runner-up team finish. The Trojan boys' track team had a busy and successful weekend at the Iowa High School State track meet held over the course of three days: May 17, 18 and 19. They competed in 11 events, bringing along 12...

Trojan Track Hosts District Qualifier

Trojan Track Hosts District Qualifier

Dillon Sonntag and John McConkey

May 11, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Runners to your marks. Get set. Go! Several events for the boys' and girls' track teams are on their way to the Blue Oval after a successful State qualifying meet held at home on Thursday, May 10. The boys qualified 11 different events with 14 entries and finished second with 143 points. Here are...

Trojan Boys’ Track Wins Conference, Girls’ Take Fifth

Trojan Boys’ Track Wins Conference, Girls’ Take Fifth

John McConkey, Editor

May 10, 2018


Filed under Boys' Track, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Last night, the Atlantic boys track team captured its first Hawkeye 10 conference title since 2009, edging out Lewis Central in the final race of the night. They were aided by taking home gold in eight events and silver in four. The Trojans racked up a massive 152.5 points. Here are the winning events: ...

Trojan Track Runs Well at Trojan Relays

Trojan Track Runs Well at Trojan Relays

Dillon Sonntag and John McConkey

May 1, 2018


Filed under Activities, Boys' Track, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Monday, April 30, the girls' and boys' track teams competed at home for the Trojan Relays. The boys won with 144 points and the girls placed 2nd with 95 points. Trojan Track & Field seniors were honored last night.  There was a total of 15 seniors being honored, seven boys and eight girls. The...

Taking Back the Track

Taking Back the Track

Aleigh Bean

April 24, 2018


Filed under Activities, Features, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports

Nine senior girls are out for track this year: Sydney Bean, Charity Williams, Sidney Svoboda, Cheyenne Elliott, Morgan Altman, Jessica Hartwig, Kylie Proehl, Haley Engler and Cora Zikuda. Svoboda and Elliots are throwers; Bean, Williams and Hartwig are sprinters; Altman and Proehl run hurdles; Engler ...

New Coaches Impact AHS

New Coaches Impact AHS

Grace Bruckner and Kelsie Siedlik

November 8, 2017


Filed under Activities, Cross Country, Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports

This 2017-2018 school year has brought new coaches to the AHS cross country team and girls track team. Former coach Paul Iekel resigned as the coach in both cross country and girls track due to another job opportunity. The search then began for new coaches. Daniel Vargason was hired as the new cross c...

Girls Track RECAP @ Denison 03.28.17

Cody Buchman, Sports Editor

March 30, 2017


Filed under Girls' Track, Sports, Sports Showcase

Tuesday night both the boys and girls Atlantic track teams traveled to Denison for the Hawkeye 10 North meet. The meet was hosted by Denison-Schleswig and consisted of 6 teams from the north division of the Hawkeye Ten Conference including Denison-Schleswig and Atlantic. The other teams included Harlan...

Girls Track PREVIEW @ Denison

Cody Buchman, Sports Editor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Girls' Track, Sports, Sports Showcase

Tuesday afternoon both the Atlantic track teams will be headed to Denison for the Hawkeye 10 North meet. The girls recently completed their indoor track season last Saturday at Graceland University. The teams who will be making an appearance at the meet in Denison includes Atlantic, Denison-Schles...

Eye of the Needle – May 19, 2016

Eye of the Needle – May 19, 2016

Alexis Handle, Shelby Pelzer, and Kylie Proehl

May 20, 2016


Filed under Boys' Golf, Boys' Track, Eye of the Needle, Girls' Track, School News, Showcase, Video, Wrestling

AHS Journalism presents the final EON episode of the 2015-16 school year. Check out Kaylee Pappal's editorial cartoon here. Stories include the following: Boys' tennis doubles advance to Regionals. Girls' soccer breaks records in Riverside match. Boys' soccer loses in overtime. AHS boys' golf win...

Girls Compete at USD Track Meet

Girls Compete at USD Track Meet

Dillon Sonntag

March 30, 2016


Filed under Girls' Track, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

On Saturday, March 26, the girls’ track team traveled to the University of South Dakota to compete before the outdoor track season started. The throwers had a good day Coach Iekel said. In the shot, Cheyenne Elliott, a sophomore, threw a 32-01.5 feet and sophomore Sidney Svobada threw 31-0.  Junior An...

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